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Saudi Arabia Cancer Incidence and Survival Report 2007


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2007 - 12/2007
Data type
Disease registry:
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

This population-based cancer registry report presents incidence broken down by age and nationality and coded in ICD-10. Bar charts display the total number of cancer cases by sex, different age groups, and the most frequent types of cancers. The tables in Part V display the number, relative frequencies, age standardized, and crude rates for all cancer cases by sex, cancer site, and administrative region. The report also contains tables for the number of new cases for all Saudis by sex, cancer site, and year from 1994-2007. This special edition report includes the 5 year survival data by sex and cancer site for the 14 most common cancers for the years 1994-2004. The standard reporting form for cancer registrations is published in the appendix.

Researchers can request more detailed data from the Saudi Cancer Registry.

Suggested citation 

Saudi Cancer Registry. Saudi Arabia Cancer Incidence and Survival Report 2007. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Cancer Registry.